Recipe Sifter

X
  • Start Here
    • Course
    • Main Ingredient
    • Cuisine
    • Preparation
    • Occasion
    • Diet
    • Nutrition
1

Select () or exclude () categories to narrow your recipe search.

2

As you select categories, the number of matching recipes will update.

Make some selections to begin narrowing your results.
  • Calories
  • Amount per serving
    1. Total Fat
    2. Saturated Fat
    3. Polyunsat. Fat
    4. Monounsat. Fat
    5. Trans Fat
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Total Carbohydrates
    1. Dietary Fiber
    2. Sugars
  • Protein
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Vitamin E
  • Magnesium
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Find exactly what you're looking for with the web's most powerful recipe filtering tool.

    You are in: Home / Recipes / Pork Meat With Verdolagas Recipe
    Lost? Site Map

    Pork Meat With Verdolagas

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    1 hr

    15 mins

    45 mins

    x0x Erika Lopez x0x's Note:

    This is one of my husband's favorite things to eat. I guess it reminds him of home. I have to admit that it tastes real good. Always serve with refried beans and fresh flour tortillas. My husbands sisterinlaw gave me a list of the ingredients and nothing else so I had to do everything by taste. I love cooking so I did it my way. I hope you enjoy it. You may not be able to find verdolagas but you can substitute watercress its just as good.

    • Save to Recipe Box

    • Add to Grocery List

    • Print

    • Email

    My Private Note

    Ingredients:

    Servings:

    Units: US | Metric

    • 3 lbs pork stew meat, bone-out cubed
    • 3 lbs pork stew meat, bone-in cubed
    • 1 onion, quartered
    • 2 -3 jalapenos, chopped
    • 4 -6 tomatillos, quartered
    • 1/4 cup cilantro
    • 3 bunches verdolagas - 3 bunches watercress
    • salt (to taste)
    • ground cumin (to taste)
    • garlic powder (to taste)
    • seasoning salt (to taste)
    • ground black pepper (to taste)
    • 2 (12 ounce) cans la sierra refried beans (if not using homemade)
    • 1 onion, finely chopped (for the beans)
    • 2 (12 count) packages flour tortillas (the fresher the better)

    Directions:

    1. 1
      1) In a stock pot add water almost mid-way. When the water has come to a rolling boil add all the pork meat, ground cumino, seasoning salt, and black pepper to taste.
    2. 2
      2) When the pork meat has turned color lower to medium heat and let simmer.
    3. 3
      3) In a sauce pan fill the pot half way add the quartered onion, jalapenos, tomatillos, cilantro, and boil until the skin falls off of the tomatillos. When ready place them in the blender and liquify.
    4. 4
      4) Add the sauce to the pot, make any adjustments to the seasonings at this time. Let simmer for 15 minutes and then add the verdolagas (after rinsing them) and let simmer for another 30 minutes or until meat is tender and verdolagas are soft.
    5. 5
      5) Prepare the refried beans and flour tortillas. Serve hot. Enjoy!

    Browse Our Top Stew Recipes

    Ratings & Reviews:

    Advertisement

    Nutritional Facts for Pork Meat With Verdolagas

    Serving Size: 1 (693 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 1904.7
     
    Calories from Fat 724
    38%
    Total Fat 80.5 g
    123%
    Saturated Fat 25.6 g
    128%
    Cholesterol 295.0 mg
    98%
    Sodium 2353.6 mg
    98%
    Total Carbohydrate 166.8 g
    55%
    Dietary Fiber 15.8 g
    63%
    Sugars 8.2 g
    33%
    Protein 119.9 g
    239%

    Ideas from Food.com

    “Everything

    Everything Holidays

    Pop a bottle, cook some special dishes and celebrate the season.

    Advertisement


    Food.com Network of Sites

    • Mexican Recipes
    • Chinese Recipes
    • Australian Recipes
    • Breakfast Recipes
    • Greek Recipes
    • Restaurant Recipes
    • Italian Recipes
    • Christmas Recipes
    • Thanksgiving Recipes
    • Southern Recipes
    • Dessert Recipes
    • Deep Fried Recipes
    • Thai Recipes
    • Low Cholesterol Recipes
    • Indian Recipes
    • Healthy Recipes
    • Meatloaf Recipes